The Adventures of Arsène Lupin

The Adventures of Arsène Lupin (French: Les Aventures d'Arsène Lupin) is a 1957 French crime film directed by Jacques Becker. It was entered into the 7th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] It was followed by Signé Arsène Lupin.

The Adventures of Arsène Lupin
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Theatrical release poster
Directed byJacques Becker
Produced byJules Borkon
François Chavane
Alain Poiré
Mario Gabrielli
Jean Le Duc
Written byJacques Becker
Maurice Leblanc
Albert Simonin
StarringRobert Lamoureux
Music byJean-Jacques Grünenwald
CinematographyEdmond Séchan
Edited byGeneviève Vaury
Release date
  • 22 March 1957 (1957-03-22)
Running time
104 minutes


The film narrates the adventures of Arsène Lupin, the famous character of the gentlemen burglar conceived by Maurice Leblanc in 1905. [2] The story is set in Paris at the end of the nineteenth century, where the cunning thief managed to mock the prefect of police, Kaiser Wilhelm II and Baroness Von Kraft, who had been fascinated by his gallantry and his legendary shrewdness. [3]



  1. ^ " Awards for The Adventures of Arsène Lupin". Retrieved 30 December 2009.
  2. ^ "Les AVENTURES D'ARSÈNE LUPIN (1957)". BFI. Retrieved 26 October 2020.
  3. ^ Milano-Firenze, Mo-Net s r l. "Le avventure di Arsenio Lupin (1957)". (in Italian). Retrieved 26 October 2020.

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